HENRICO, VA — HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — On Saturday, a special search team from Tidewater, VA, located remains of a body near I-64 West while searching for a missing person. W.A.T.E.R. Team Inc. was requested by a missing person's family who disappeared in Henrico County on August 29, 2021.
A team member discovered the remains before notifying Henrico Police who arrived on scene before 9:30 a.m.
The finding prompted law enforcement presence alongside I-64 for several hours as they collected evidence, but did not impact travel on the highway.
Lt. Mattthew Pecka from Henrico Police tells CBS 6 the incident remains under investigation. The State Medical Examiner's Office is working to identify the cause of death.